Mission statement and values

The University seeks to be a leading, independent, not-for-profit higher education institution.

Purpose and strategic direction

The reason for existence and our mission is to develop tomorrow’s global leaders.

We aim to provide a high-quality teaching environment to develop internationally aware, innovative and employable graduates.

The University has five main strategic goals:

  1. Academic Excellence
  2. Internationalism and Global Perspective
  3. Professionalism and Employability
  4. Management and Sustainability
  5. Public Benefit

We deliver these through constant innovation, enhancement and attention to excellence. A central focus is on internationalism and professionalism.  

The University upholds ten key values:

  1. Excellence
  2. Employability and entrepreneurship
  3. Professionalism
  4. Equality, mutual respect, honesty and inclusion
  5. Public benefit
  6. Maximising individuals’ potential
  7. Internationalism
  8. Diversity
  9. Citizenship
  10. Sustainability